Mail.com: Maxine Waters https://www.mail.com/people/28648-maxine-waters.html Mail.com - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Mail.com: Maxine Waters https://s.uicdn.com/mailint/8.812.0/assets/mailcom_logo_rss.png https://www.mail.com/people/28648-maxine-waters.html GOP chairman warns agencies about requests for records https://www.mail.com/news/world/5171704-gop-chairman-warns-agencies-requests-records.html WASHINGTON (AP) — A House Republican chairman has told a dozen government agencies to exclude communications with his committee from requests made by news organizations, advocacy groups and others through the Freedom of Information Act. In a series of letters, Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas said communications the agencies had with members of his panel and ... Sat, 06 May 2017 15:53:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/world/5171704-gop-chairman-warns-agencies-requests-records.html 2017-05-06T15:53:00Z GOP chairman tells agencies what to release in FOIA requests https://www.mail.com/news/world/5171082-gop-chairman-tells-agencies-what-to-release-foia-r.html WASHINGTON (AP) — A House Republican chairman has told a dozen government agencies to exclude communications with his committee from requests made by news organizations, advocacy groups and others through the Freedom of Information Act. In a series of letters, Rep. Jeb Hensarling of Texas said communications the agencies had with members of his panel and ... Fri, 05 May 2017 23:21:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/world/5171082-gop-chairman-tells-agencies-what-to-release-foia-r.html 2017-05-05T23:21:00Z GOP House panel takes first step to gut Dodd-Frank law https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5169134-gop-house-panel-takes-step-to-gut-dodd-frank-law.html WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans took a major step toward their long-promised goal of unwinding the stricter financial rules created after the 2008 crisis, pushing forward sweeping legislation that would undo much of President Barack Obama's landmark banking law. A House panel on Thursday approved Republican-written legislation that would gut much of t... Fri, 05 May 2017 09:13:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5169134-gop-house-panel-takes-step-to-gut-dodd-frank-law.html 2017-05-05T09:13:00Z GOP-led House panel votes to overhaul Dodd-Frank https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5165954-gop-led-house-panel-votes-to-overhaul-dodd-frank.html WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans took a major step toward their long-promised goal of unwinding the stricter financial rules created after the 2008 crisis, pushing forward sweeping legislation that would undo much of President Barack Obama's landmark banking law. A House panel on Thursday approved Republican-written legislation that would gut much of t... Fri, 05 May 2017 01:26:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5165954-gop-led-house-panel-votes-to-overhaul-dodd-frank.html 2017-05-05T01:26:00Z Dems shift financial debate to spotlight Trump's empire https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5162870-dems-shift-financial-debate-to-spotlight-trumps-em.html WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican drive to overhaul financial regulations on Wednesday turned into a contentious debate over Democratic efforts to cast a spotlight on President Donald Trump's business empire and his refusal to release his tax returns. House Republicans are working to undo much of the 2010 Dodd-Frank law that put the stiffest restrictions o... Wed, 03 May 2017 21:47:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5162870-dems-shift-financial-debate-to-spotlight-trumps-em.html 2017-05-03T21:47:00Z House GOP takes first steps to undo financial law https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5159880-house-gop-takes-steps-to-undo-financial-law.html WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans worked to undo former President Barack Obama's law overhauling the nation's financial rules, arguing that it is undermining economic growth. Democrats countered that the GOP effort risked a repeat of the 2008 meltdown that pushed the economy to the brink of collapse. The Financial Services Committee's effort got off to ... Tue, 02 May 2017 20:31:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5159880-house-gop-takes-steps-to-undo-financial-law.html 2017-05-02T20:31:00Z A few heated, barbed interludes with Fox News' Bill O'Reilly https://www.mail.com/entertainment/music/5128812-heated-barbed-interludes-with-fox-news-bill-oreill.html NEW YORK (AP) — Over the years, "The O'Reilly Factor" was a forum for heated exchanges led by host Bill O'Reilly and, appearing elsewhere on Fox News Channel, he was often ready with a barbed remark. Here are a few examples: — 2003: Jeremy Glick, the son of a Port Authority worker killed in the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center, proposed that CIA supp... Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:01:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/music/5128812-heated-barbed-interludes-with-fox-news-bill-oreill.html 2017-04-20T00:01:00Z Trump: 'Who paid for' rallies seeking release of tax returns https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5119608-trump-who-paid-for-rallies-seeking-release-tax-ret.html CHICAGO (AP) — President Donald Trump says "someone should look into who paid" for the rallies around the country Saturday that urged him to release his tax returns. Trump tweeted Sunday: "I did what was an almost an impossible thing to do for a Republican-easily won the Electoral College! Now Tax Returns are brought up again?" Trump wa... Sun, 16 Apr 2017 14:11:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5119608-trump-who-paid-for-rallies-seeking-release-tax-ret.html 2017-04-16T14:11:00Z Tax Day demonstrators in US take on Trump, his supporters https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5118654-tax-day-demonstrators-us-take-trump-supporters.html CHICAGO (AP) — Thousands of chanting, sign-carrying protesters took to the streets in cities across the nation Saturday, demanding that President Donald Trump release his tax returns, so Americans can scrutinize his business ties and potential conflicts of interest. Violent clashes were the exception during the largely peaceful demonstrations, but in Berk... Sun, 16 Apr 2017 00:55:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5118654-tax-day-demonstrators-us-take-trump-supporters.html 2017-04-16T00:55:00Z Activists to use Tax Day to tell Trump: Show us your returns https://www.mail.com/business/finance/5114932-activists-to-use-tax-day-to-tell-trump-us-your-ret.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic lawmakers and activists plan to hit the streets Saturday at Tax Day protests around the country and demand President Donald Trump release his tax returns. Organizers hope the protests — dubbed the Tax March — will resonate with Americans who think the president should release his returns, as his recent predecessors have done. Rallies are schedule... Thu, 13 Apr 2017 20:39:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/business/finance/5114932-activists-to-use-tax-day-to-tell-trump-us-your-ret.html 2017-04-13T20:39:00Z The Latest: O'Reilly book offers tips on how to treat women https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5096298-latest-oreilly-book-offers-tips-to-treat-women.html NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on sexual-harassment allegations at Fox News (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Bill O'Reilly's latest book has a few words on how men should treat women. "Old School," published last week and in the top 10 on Amazon.com's best-seller list, includes a section titled "No means no" and urged those on dates to abide "the Old School tenets of respect and re... Thu, 06 Apr 2017 16:39:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5096298-latest-oreilly-book-offers-tips-to-treat-women.html 2017-04-06T16:39:00Z US Rep. Maxine Waters: Bill O'Reilly 'needs to go to jail' https://www.mail.com/entertainment/celebrity/5095660-us-rep-maxine-waters-bill-oreilly-needs-to-to-jail.html WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters says Fox News host Bill O'Reilly "needs to go to jail" over sexual harassment allegations. The Democratic congresswoman from California told MSNBC's Chris Hayes during a Wednesday appearance that it's "all catching up with O'Reilly" and described the situation at Fox News as a "sexual harassment enterprise." The New York Times has re... Thu, 06 Apr 2017 12:44:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/celebrity/5095660-us-rep-maxine-waters-bill-oreilly-needs-to-to-jail.html 2017-04-06T12:44:00Z Fox backs O'Reilly after reports of sexual harassment https://www.mail.com/entertainment/celebrity/5083008-fox-backs-oreilly-reports-sexual-harassment.html NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News host Bill O'Reilly said Saturday that he is "vulnerable to lawsuits" because of his high-profile job, in response to a New York Times report detailing payouts made to settle accusations of sexual harassment and other inappropriate behavior. O'Reilly posted the statement to his website after the Times report Saturday, and Fox News'... Sat, 01 Apr 2017 21:08:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/celebrity/5083008-fox-backs-oreilly-reports-sexual-harassment.html 2017-04-01T21:08:00Z #BlackWomenAtWork highlights daily challenge of race, gender https://www.mail.com/entertainment/lifestyle/5075476-blackwomenatwork-highlights-daily-challenge-race-g.html A pair of testy exchanges between high-profile black women and white men in the political spotlight launched a tweetstorm under the hashtag BlackWomenAtWork, validating the experiences of thousands of professional black women who say such slights are all too common. It began Tuesday morning with Fox News host Bill O'Reilly ridiculing veteran congresswoman... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:10:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/lifestyle/5075476-blackwomenatwork-highlights-daily-challenge-race-g.html 2017-03-29T22:10:00Z 2 women charge racial discrimination at Fox News https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5074894-2-women-charge-racial-discrimination-fox-news.html NEW YORK (AP) — Two black women who work at Fox News Channel have charged in a lawsuit that they were subjected to "yearslong relentless racial" hostility at the hands of a top financial executive at the network who has since been fired. Tichaona Brown and Tabrese Wright, who sued this week in New York State Supreme Court in the Bronx, said their boss tal... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:55:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5074894-2-women-charge-racial-discrimination-fox-news.html 2017-03-29T18:55:00Z Rep. Maxine Waters' no-holds-barred remarks find fans https://www.mail.com/entertainment/lifestyle/5074866-rep-maxine-waters-no-holds-barred-remarks-find-fan.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Maxine Waters doesn't expect to pose for a photo with President Donald Trump anytime soon. In fact, the California congresswoman plans to boycott any meeting, event, ceremony or public event with the president, at the White House or even in her home district of Los Angeles. "I don't see myself meeting with him, si... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:11:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/lifestyle/5074866-rep-maxine-waters-no-holds-barred-remarks-find-fan.html 2017-03-29T17:11:00Z O'Reilly apologizes for jest about Maxine Waters' hair https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5071740-oreilly-apologizes-jest-maxine-waters-hair.html NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News personality Bill O'Reilly apologized Tuesday for saying he had a hard time concentrating on California Rep. Maxine Waters during a speech because he was distracted by her "James Brown wig." O'Reilly said that his jest about her hair was dumb. "I apologize," he said in a statement. He had made his statement during an appearance ear... Tue, 28 Mar 2017 18:59:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5071740-oreilly-apologizes-jest-maxine-waters-hair.html 2017-03-28T18:59:00Z Democrats in speech rebuttal say Trump will 'rip' away care https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5002626-democrats-speech-rebuttal-trump-will-rip-care.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear took a populist tenor in the Democrats' formal response to President Donald Trump's speech to Congress, accusing him of planning to "rip affordable health insurance" from Americans and being "Wall Street's champion." Seated at a diner in Lexington, Kentucky, Beshear assailed Trump for "ignoring serious ... Wed, 01 Mar 2017 09:16:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5002626-democrats-speech-rebuttal-trump-will-rip-care.html 2017-03-01T09:16:00Z In Dem reply, former KY gov says Trump would 'rip' away care https://www.mail.com/scitech/health/5001226-dem-reply-ky-gov-trump-would-rip-care.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear took a populist tenor in Democrats' formal response to President Donald Trump's speech to Congress on Tuesday, accusing him of planning to "rip affordable health insurance" from Americans and being "Wall Street's champion." Seated at a diner in Lexington, Kentucky, Beshear assailed Trump for "ignoring s... Wed, 01 Mar 2017 05:33:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/scitech/health/5001226-dem-reply-ky-gov-trump-would-rip-care.html 2017-03-01T05:33:00Z Senate confirms former banker Mnuchin as Treasury secretary https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4966322-senate-confirms-banker-mnuchin-treasury-secretary.html WASHINGTON (AP) — A bitterly divided Senate on Monday confirmed Steven Mnuchin as treasury secretary despite strong objections by Democrats that the former banker ran a "foreclosure machine" when he headed OneWest Bank. Mnuchin was sworn in Monday night in the Oval Office, where President Donald Trump said Americans should know that "our nation's financia... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 02:20:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4966322-senate-confirms-banker-mnuchin-treasury-secretary.html 2017-02-14T02:20:00Z Civil rights advocates avoid calling Sessions 'racist' https://www.mail.com/news/world/4889262-civil-rights-advocates-avoid-calling-sessions-raci.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Opponents to GOP Sen. Jeff Sessions' selection as attorney general are calling him extremist, anti-immigration and insensitive to civil rights. But they're refusing to call him racist. Civil rights groups purposefully are staying away from leveling that loaded term at Sessions, who was rejected for a federal judgeship ... Wed, 11 Jan 2017 08:41:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/world/4889262-civil-rights-advocates-avoid-calling-sessions-raci.html 2017-01-11T08:41:00Z 'It is over': Congress certifies Donald Trump's victory https://www.mail.com/news/world/4878122-it-over-congress-certifies-donald-trumps-victory.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress certified Donald Trump's presidential victory Friday over the objections of a handful of House Democrats, with Vice President Joe Biden pronouncing, "It is over." House Democrats objected to the votes from at least 10 states, raising issues of voter suppression as well as American intelligence showing that Russia tried to sway the election in favor... Fri, 06 Jan 2017 21:15:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/world/4878122-it-over-congress-certifies-donald-trumps-victory.html 2017-01-06T21:15:00Z House bill would relax bank rules aimed at averting crash https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4800246-house-bill-would-relax-bank-rules-aimed-averting-c.html WASHINGTON (AP) — The House approved legislation Thursday easing bank curbs that Democrats imposed to prevent another financial crisis, as Republicans offered a symbolic preview of regulatory changes they plan to pursue after President-elect Donald Trump takes office. The GOP bill targets the landmark Dodd-Frank law, which President Barack Obama and Democ... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:20:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/4800246-house-bill-would-relax-bank-rules-aimed-averting-c.html 2016-12-01T23:20:00Z